Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM)

Components of a SHSM Program

1.   A defined bundle of credits consisting of eight to 10 Grade 11 and Grade 12 credits, including cooperative education

2.   Certification and training - Sector-recognized certifications and training courses and programs

3.   Experiential learning and career exploration activities - Experiential learning and career exploration activities within the sector

4.   Reach ahead experiences - Learning experiences connected with the student's postsecondary plans

5.   Essential Skills and work habits - Development of Essential Skills and work habits required in the sector